Advocacy and Participation Manager (South East)

Advocacy and Participation Manager

South East Region, based Edinburgh

35 hours per week

£29,760 – £36,759 per annum


Who Cares? Scotland is Scotland’s only national independent membership organisation for care experienced people. Our vision is of a lifetime of equality, respect and love for care experienced people.

 The post holder will provide leadership and direct line management of Who Cares? Scotland Advocacy and Participation Workers (APW’s) within the South East regional team. The South East regional team comprises of our services and staff within Edinburgh and the Lothians, Scottish Borders and Fife. The post holder will develop and lead on all advocacy and participation work within the region and will contribute to the achievement of Who Cares? Scotland’s strategic and operational plans.

The right candidate will have a relevant degree or professional qualification and significant experience of motivating and leading a staff team. In addition you will have significant demonstrable experience of operational planning, service development and managing budgets and delivering high quality services. A current full driving licence is also essential.

Closing date for applications: Friday 22 June at 12 noon

Interviews will be held on: Friday 13 July in Glasgow



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